East Sussex Fire and Rescue are currently dealing with a fire in an accommodation area of Brighton Marina.
The fire is understood to have started on the first floor of a building in Eastern Concourse.
A source for the fire service has revealed that a number of person are unaccounted for .
Fire crews were called at 9.45pm. A spokesman for the services said that they have 6 appliances in attendance and they are are asking people to avoid the area.#brightonmarina